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Children’s Creativity Museum: A San Francisco family treat


At the Children's Creativity Museum in San Francisco
The Children’s Creativity Museum in downtown San Francisco right at Yerba Buena Gardens, is unlike any children’s museum I’ve ever seen. For one thing, it appeals to all ages. more
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Children’s Author to Read at SF Exploratorium


Families with children ages 13 and under are invited to join author and illustrator J. Otto Seibold for an afternoon of storytelling at the Exploratorium in San Francisco to read from his new children’s book, Lost Sloth. The event will begin at 2 P.M Sunday, November 10. Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. more
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Day Three in Dallas – at the Zoo, Audubon Center, Presidential Library


Feeding a giraffe at Dallas Zoo
My favorite exhibits were the ones that allowed me to feed the animals. I loved the feel of the giraffe licking my hand as he munched on lettuce leaves. My daughter had tropical birds land on the top of her head and drink sweet nectar right out of her hand. more
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Day Two in Dallas — great places to take the kids for fun and learning


Arboretum in Dallas
There are a great many new options for families visiting Dallas - take the kids to the Perot Museum of Science and Nature, or the Rory Meyers Children's Adventure. And the new Klyde Warren Park with its sparkling new playground is one of the most vibrant urban spaces around. more
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Celebrate World Space Week at Indianapolis Children’s Museum


Ever wondered what it’s like to be an astronaut? Here’s a chance to find out! Visit The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis and meet Dr. David Wolf, a former NASA astronaut and the museum’s current Extraordinary Scientist-in-Residence. Celebrate World Space Week (October 4-10) by exploring the galaxy at the museum’s SpaceQuest Planetarium. more
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To Boston’s children’s museum celebrating 100 years of the power of play


Boston Childrens Museum 3-story vertical cliimbing maze
When the kids lead the way, we’re guaranteed smiles rather than whines. And there’s no better place to let kids lead the way and to see the power of play in action than at the Boston Children’s Museum, which is celebrating its centennial this month on the South Boston Waterfront. more
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Celebrating “The Power of Play” for 100 years at the Boston Children’s Museum


Kids at play in the Childrens Museum of Boston
The kids at the huge waterfront museum were too busy having fun—from the toddlers in the PlaySpace wheeling mini grocery carts to the grade schoolers making their way up the soaring three story climbing structure. That's the point as the museum celebrates it's centennial. more
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What to do when it rains on your family’s long-awaited vacation


Guests Strike Up Fun at Splitsville Luxury Lanes
Sometimes when the weather interferes with your plans, it’s best to move on to Plan B. Rain has sent us racing to the nearest B-and-B when we were camping in New Hampshire. (A hot shower never felt so good!) We literally flew to Oahu when the forecast was better there than the continued wet weather we were experiencing on Kauai. more
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Boston Children’s Museum celebrating centennial


Happy 100th birthday to Boston Children’s Museum! The museum is kicking off its centennial celebration with a Family Fest event on Saturday, April 6, all about showcasing family learning. Events include learning how to cook healthy meals with nationally renowned chefs more
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